In conjunction with Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday, the museum also holds a free Family Day at its location in Makiki Heights, with entertainment and an art activity. A free shuttle bus will run between the Honolulu Museum of Art and Spalding House, so you can enjoy two different events in one day.
July 19: Surf's Up!
Cool surfboard design and sweet treats come together in this tasty project as visitors will decorate surfboard shaped cookies using colored icing.
August 16: Auguste, Rodin!
Visitors will try their hand at figure drawing (an important part of Rodin’s process) using a very untraditional and delicious drawing material—pudding!
Sept 20: K-Day
Korea has a long kite-making tradition. Make a bangpae yeon (shield kite) from paper and wood and decorate with paint. Take it out for a test flight!
Prepare for Halloween—make a metal molded android or alien mask out of aluminum foil and tape! Add antennae or other accessories to complete your new look.
The final chess piece station features clay that you’ll mold into any piece on the board. We’ll have models for you to use as guides or you can use your imagination to come up with your own creation. Checkmate!